5 Canons (Beethoven, Ludwig van)



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Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 25: Supplement, Gesang-Musik, Nr.285
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1862-90. Plate B.285.
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General Information

Work Title Fünf Canons, WoO 181
Alternative. Title
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Key E major
C major
B major
C major
C major
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. no.1 ?1824, no.2 Sept 1814, no.3 Sept 1819, no.4 c.1820, no.5 1825
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2, 3, and 4 voices

Misc. Comments


Te solo adoro (Worte aus "Betulia liberata" von Metastasio), 2 voices; Grove Music lists this as WoO 186.
Freundschaft, 3 voices; Grove lists this as WoO 164.
Glaube und hoffe!, 4 voices; Grove lists this as WoO 174. This is not a strict canon.
Gedenket heute an Baden!, 4 voices; Grove lists this as WoO 181/1.
Freu' dich des Lebens!, 2 voices; Grove lists this as WoO 195.